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A 684-residue mitochondrial protein involved in mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) metabolism, which may function as an adenine nucleotide-dependent DNA helicase and be a key regulator of mtDNA copy number in mammals. Twinkle is thought to be critical for lifetime maintenance of mtDNA integrity
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According to the RA, anyone using or selling a cellphone twinkler is committing an offence and the agency will not hesitate to take action.
Now its an eye-popping fest of over 50 boats decked out with 100,000-plus twinklers seen gliding through Vancouver's waterways in the evenings.
When I was 12, I would have given my right arm to have a phone number for Denise Pearson, the lead singer of pop twinklers Five Star, who occupied more than their fair share of square footage on my bedroom wall.
This pack of Ruskies are nothing very special, despite a sprinkling of quality twinklers like Andrei Arshavin and Roman Pavluchenko.
When I ask what kind of man she finds stylish, those teasing twinklers flash again.
This year's half dozen companies actually come packaged as binary stars: two twinklers casting a heavenly glow on your data; twin spotlights beaming through the noise of social media; and a pair of Internet supernovae threatening to utterly shift the power dynamic of an entire industry.
TV presenter Fearne Cotton and heiress Paris Hilton are also on-trend with their titanic twinklers.